Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

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Culture/People
probably Quechua (attributed)
Collector
Elayne Zorn (Elayne Leslie Zorn), Non-Indian, 1952-2010
Previous owner
Elayne Zorn (Elayne Leslie Zorn), Non-Indian, 1952-2010
Donor
Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn, Non-Indian/Quechua
Object Name
Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag
Media/Materials
Thread, wool yarn
Techniques
Woven, sewn
Dimensions
19.6 x 18.9 x 25.8 cm
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Native Term
ch'uspa
Place
Isla Taquile, Lago Titicaca (Lake Titicaca); Puno Province; Puno Region; Peru
Island Name
Isla Taquile
Date created
1970-2000
Collection History
Collected or acquired by anthropologist Elayne Zorn (1952-2010), who conducted research in Latin America and the U.S. from the early 1970s to about 2006; donated to NMAI by her son Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn in 2011.
Catalog Number
26/8314
Barcode
268314.000
See related items
Quechua
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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